oregon : Common Errors in English

About oregon

Oregon natives and other Westerners pronounce the state name’s last syllable to sound like “gun,” not “gone.”

oregon Meaning(s)

  • (n) a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific

oregon in News

  1. Oregon workers rescue fawn

    Public transit workers in Oregon rescued a baby deer that was taking a cat nap on the train tracks! The fawn... Which workers nicknamed "Bambi" Was found sleeping on the tracks at a tri-met commuter rail facility around six o'clock Monday morning in Wilsonville. This video, released by Trimet Shows an employee carefully putting a blanket over the fawn... Trying not to disturb or startle the ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: WPTZ Burlington

  2. Oregon houses engulfed in flames Thursday morning

    Oregon Fire Department is battling two house fires near Lakeway and Maumee Bay State Park.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: NBC 24 Toledo

  3. Oregon: OLCC commissioners reject booze surcharge

    The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has rejected placing an additional 25-cent-a-bottle surcharge on the price of distilled spirits. The commissioners voted 3-2 in a conference call Wednesday morning. ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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